Adapted Activities for dementia patients in the home environment

Adapted Activities for dementia patients in the home environment Created by : Kristine Niskanen A person living with dementia has the same needs as everyone else.  The person wants to socialize, participate in engaging activities, interact with family, be included in household activities and to be asked for advice.  The person still wants and needs…

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Engaging Alzheimer’s Activities

Engaging Alzheimer’s Activities: Appropriate Activities for Individuals with Alzheimer’s Nurturing connection and cognitive function, engaging Alzheimer’s activities play a crucial role in addressing the challenges posed by Alzheimer’s disease, a progressive neurodegenerative condition. Both individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers face significant hurdles, but introducing purposeful and stimulating activities into daily routines can yield…

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Montessori-Based Activities Help People with Dementia

Montessori activities adapted for those with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia represent an innovative and unique way of creating a greater constructive engagement and a sense of accomplishment in their daily lives. In this article, we’ll tell you how Montessori-based activities help people with dementia. Adapted environments (materials, lighting, etc.) are set up so…

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Value of Doing Adapted Activities

The Value of Doing Adapted Activities: Adapted activities work wonders. They meet a basic need that allows you to have daily goals. Why would I want to shower if I don’t have anything to do in my day? Doing activities contributes to a sense of identity. Playing a social role is a human need. This…

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